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Gasoline Prices / Energy Crisis #226872

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 26, 1973
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(Studio) Gasoline stations remaining open on Christmas named own gasoline price.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Brooklyn, New York) Gasoline sold at highest price in Brooklyn - 99 9/10 cents per gallon Motorist reacts to outrageous gasoline prices. Stn. closed today; no fuel left in tanks. Other station owners react to high gasoline price. [Stn. owner Ralph BOMBARDIERE - thinks other station owners to raise prices since 1 station got away with it.] IRS (Internal Revenue Service) checks gasoline prices. [IRS William WOLF - states station owner may be charged $2500 for violation.]
REPORTER: Paul Dandridge (WCBS-TV)

(Studio) IRS (Internal Revenue Service) checks gasoline stations between November and December, discovering 10,000 violations.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger

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